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Lauren Bacall

1924 - 2014

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Lauren Bacall (; born Betty Joan Perske; September 16, 1924 – August 12, 2014) was an American actress. She was named the 20th-greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema by the American Film Institute and received an Academy Honorary Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 2009 in recognition of her contribution to the Golden Age of motion pictures. She was known for her alluring, sultry presence and her distinctive, husky voice. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lauren Bacall has received more than 11,833,540 page views. Her biography is available in 78 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 76 in 2019). Lauren Bacall is the 257th most popular actor (down from 225th in 2019), the 469th most popular biography from United States (down from 434th in 2019) and the 127th most popular American Actor.

Lauren Bacall is most famous for her role in the 1944 film To Have and Have Not.

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  • 66.94

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  • 78

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  • 4.06

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  • 6.04

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Among actors, Lauren Bacall ranks 257 out of 9,996Before her are Dennis Hopper, Julianne Moore, Michelle Pfeiffer, Colin Firth, Malcolm McDowell, and Cate Blanchett. After her are Michael J. Fox, Anna Karina, Danny Trejo, Goldie Hawn, Bryan Cranston, and Ernest Borgnine.

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Among people born in 1924, Lauren Bacall ranks 19Before her are Jean-François Lyotard, Benny Hill, Black Dahlia, Benoit Mandelbrot, Süleyman Demirel, and Paul Feyerabend. After her are Ramiz Alia, Maurice Jarre, Sergei Parajanov, Henry Mancini, Mário Soares, and Willard Boyle. Among people deceased in 2014, Lauren Bacall ranks 20Before her are Maximilian Schell, Jacques Le Goff, Harold Ramis, Richard Attenborough, Alexander Grothendieck, and Paco de Lucía. After her are Nadine Gordimer, Richard Kiel, Queen Fabiola of Belgium, Gary Becker, Alain Resnais, and Virna Lisi.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Lauren Bacall ranks 469 out of 18,182Before her are Diana Ross (1944), Paul Tibbets (1915), Robert Kiyosaki (1947), Jon Brower Minnoch (1941), Yehudi Menuhin (1916), and Oprah Winfrey (1954). After her are Wilt Chamberlain (1936), Sarah Palin (1964), Danny Trejo (1944), Goldie Hawn (1945), Chester A. Arthur (1829), and Bryan Cranston (1956).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Lauren Bacall ranks 127Before her are Glenn Close (1947), Pat Morita (1932), Sharon Stone (1958), Dennis Hopper (1936), Julianne Moore (1960), and Michelle Pfeiffer (1958). After her are Danny Trejo (1944), Goldie Hawn (1945), Bryan Cranston (1956), Ernest Borgnine (1917), Richard Chamberlain (1934), and Warren Beatty (1937).

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